Caro Loutfi

Executive Director

Caro is the Executive Director of Apathy is Boring, working in a non-partisan manner and on a national scale to engage Canadian youth in democracy. A first generation Canadian, she started as an intern at Apathy is Boring and took on the national leadership role a year and a half later. She was previously a co-producer for Montreal’s Art Matters Festival, holds a BFA with distinction from Concordia University, and is a former board member for the Darling Foundry, supporting the creation and exhibition of contemporary art. She currently sits on the Inspirit Foundation’s board, working to inspire pluralism among young Canadians and is an advisor to Sid Lee's C2 Conference, as part of the Sustainability Impact Unit. She regularly provides a youth perspective on topics of civic and political engagement and has been featured on CTV News, CBC and Global News among others. She was featured as one of nineteen prominent young Canadians to watch in the We Are Canada CBC series (2017). She was awarded the Walker Humanitarian Award by Concordia University and was named a Canadian Arab to Watch in 2015 by the Canadian Arab Institute.

"An organization is ultimately about the people involved, whether its those who bring the mission to life, or those who are impacted by the work. The staff, board, ambassadors, volunteers and participants is what I love most about Apathy is Boring and why I am passionate about my work!"